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Policeman in Golden Dawn Trial Asks for Pr...

Pavlos Seirlis

A police officer has appealed for protection for himself and his family during the Golden Dawn trial, saying he has received threats by telephone.

Police Ordered Not To Intervene


Policemen at the scene when anti-fascist rapper Pavlos Fyssas was stabbed to death were ordered not to intervene.

Pavlos Seirlis Testifies

Pavlos Seirlis

The Golden Dawn trial continued on Thursday with the testimony of eye witness Pavlos Seirlis, who was present at the Koralli café were Pavlos Fyssas was hanging out before he was murdered.

Magda Fysass Testifies


The mother of murdered rapper Pavlos Fyssas on Tuesday told a court hearing the criminal trial of the neo-Nazi party’s leadership that the order for the hit had come from Piraeus MP Yiannis Lagos as a video emerged showing a senior GD official naming Lagos in reference to a possible attack.

Golden Dawn Trial Update

Golden Dawn Trial Update

After five months of pretrial motions, the trial of Golden Dawn is expected to get under way on Tuesday with the commencement of witness testimonies, starting with that of the father of anti-fascist rapper Pavlos Fyssas, fatally stabbed two years ago by a member of the neofascist party

Golden Dawn Trial Resumes

golden dawn trial

The Golden Dawn trial is scheduled to continue on Thursday at the purpose-built court house in the Korydallos prison facility, amid demonstrations and protests by anti-fascist groups.

Defendant “Scared of Golden DawnR...

The Rise Of The Far Right Political Movement Golden Dawn

The trial of Golden Dawn has been delayed numerous times now. Defendants have turned up without lawyers or failed to appear at all. Witnesses have been attacked. The venue has been heavily protested. A new date is set for tomorrow.

Golden Dawn Leader and MPs WILL stand tria...

The "MPs" of Golden Dawn:

Chrysi Avgi (Golden Dawn) is an extremist far right “party” that entered parliament last year with 18 seats, after years of being considered a loony fringe group of neo-nazis. First, there’s their leader, Nikolaos Michaloliakos. He has been arrested  several times for assault and was imprisoned in January 1979 for illegally carrying guns and explosives .... Click on image to read more

The date hasn’t been set yet but the trial of the Golden Dawn gang will go ahead. The judicial panel has ruled that 70 members of the “party” including its leader and its “MPs” will stand trial for participating in a criminal organisation. The charges include murder, attempted murder, grievous bodily harm and arson. The painful […]

Golden Dawn Market Raid Trial


Many news outlets reported that Golden Dawn “MP” Kostas Barbarousis was acquitted over the 2012 attack on immigrant market vendors in Mesolongi without understanding or stating why. The raid was captured on video, showing a Golden Dawn gang entering the market and demanding to see identification and then proceeding to smash the stalls of non-Greeks. […]

Golden Dawn On Trial

The Trial of Golden Dawn: 

As it has been repeatedly said, prosecuting Golden Dawn is about prosecuting criminal activity. Any interest in the national-socialist (Nazi) ideology arising from the investigation only concerns the perpetrators’ motives and does not involve any kind of prosecution of individual beliefs.... Click on image to read more

  Golden Dawn’s Führer Michaloliakos tried, once again, to delay proceedings in the trial against the “party” by calling for the magistrates to be dismissed. The judicial council rejected the appeal. The Council of Appeals Court Judges rejected Michaloliakos’s request, which was based on allegations that the magistrates, Ioanna Klapa and Maria Dimitropoulou, were coercing Stathis Boukouras, […]

Defending Human Rights Defenders

Defending Human Rights Defenders

This is an update on the trial of three Antinazi Initiative officers who criticised judicial officials’ behaviour during the trial of Costas Plevris. Plevris, you may recall, is the self-described anti-Semite and admirer of Hitler who wrote the book “Jews: The Whole Truth” in which he describes Jews as “sub-human” and expressed his desire for […]